Julia Roberts is among the 2020 honorees for the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
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Dave Chappelle, Julia Roberts, 50 Cent to be honored with stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame

On Friday, Vanessa Williams, who already has a star on the landmark, announced the 35 honorees as part of the 2020 class, which also includes director Spike Lee, "The Avengers" actor Chris Hemsworth and Oscar winners Mahershala Ali and Octavia Spencer.

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“The Walk of Fame Selection Committee is pleased to announce our newest honorees to the Hollywood Walk of Fame," Selection Committee Chair and Walk of Famer Vin Di Bona said in a statement. "This year’s choices were particularly unique. We were able to recognize the talents of thirty-five artists who have already built a legacy here in Hollywood. Also, we were able to celebrate many new talented artists who’ve touched our hearts in film, television, radio and a variety of musical categories."

Others named in the 2020 class are Wendy Williams, Kathie Lee Gifford, Dr. Phil McGraw, Milo Ventimiglia, Terry Crews, Billy Idol, 50 Cent, Laurence Fishburne, Alicia Keys, Billy Porter, Tanya Tucker, and Batman. Comedian Andy Kaufman and musician Muddy Waters will be honored posthumously.

The Walk of Fame ceremonies will be livestreamed by Variety on WalkofFame.com.

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